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FOX News
Oct 8, 2012 8:00am PDT
with michael oh hanlon, i'm sorry, the coauthor of bending history, barack obama's foreign policy. senior from brookings institution. general bob scale, retired general and fox news military analyst. general scales, to you first, he suggested that a more muscular foreign policy especially with regards to the middle east is needed right now. did you hear it that way? >> boy i sure did, jon. one of the things. this is the first speech i hear him give where he establishes a clear difference from the administration. he focuses exclusively on the middle east and not on china and russia. secondly his tone is more strident and confrontational. a clear swing from the soft power approach of this administration over to a more strident and approach to national security. he talked about the not reducing the defense budget substantially and increasing our level of security in our armed forces which we haven't heard before. so this speech i think, sort of stakes out his national security for the first time. there is clear separation what he said just a few minutes ago and what we heard from the current admi
PBS
Oct 2, 2012 4:30pm PDT
michael kahn. in the health care sector, insurer wellpoint was in focus. shares rose 4.3%, rallying to their highest point since angela braly stepped down as c.e.o. the company announced a bond sale to raise money with $600 million going to stock buybacks. there was a lot of action in the telecommunications industry, with deutsche telekom talking about merging its t-mobile business with metro pcs. the talk pushed metro pcs shares up 17.8%. volume exploded-- more than five times normal. last year, t-mobile's buyout by at&t was canceled over anti- trust concerns. t-mobile could use the deal to expand its wireless spectrum as it builds out its next generation wireless service. it's just the latest possible suitor for metro pcs and its no- contract pre-paid wireless service business model. it's a model similar to ap wireless and its cricket brand. leap shares jumped 8.4% as volume jumped five-fold. one of the companies that had reportedly looked at metro pcs in the past and said "no deal" is sprint. shares fell 5.4% on very heavy volume. analysts say a t-mobile metro pcs deal would pres
CNBC
Oct 8, 2012 9:00am EDT
fumbles by michael vick? >> that was -- >> tough sunday. >> very tough. and watch the giants. victor cruz, he's better than expected. i'm raising numbers. >> td to reception ratio. >> i'm taking his outlook up. it's not just currency. >> with a side bet on reuben randall, i assume? >> yes. >> speaking of tough, a tough couple of days for shares of apple, trading below the 50-day moving average. foxconn denying rumors of a work stoppage. there had been two incident of disputes. but foxconn says those incidents did not stop production. at this point, it seems -- when we point out the 50-day moving average, the bottom line is it could be losing short erm-term momentum here. that is a concern for investors. >> stock trade is like death. no doubt about it. >> like death? >> yeah. but at the same time, this is a company where at&t and verizon's numbers are being trimmed because they're selling so many iphones. i think about antenna-gate and how people thought the iphone wasn't selling well. i keep hearing things that are wrong with the iphone and yet i keep seeing people downloading the now upg
CSPAN
Oct 9, 2012 7:00am EDT
, senator michael bennett from colorado, who is a newer, younger member who is part of the generation that does not understand why congress works so slowly. on the republican side they added another newcomer to the senate, senator mike johans. they are meeting this week. it is different since congress is on recess, and congress has not been here since early- august. lawmakers are home, campaigning in their states or for their colleagues tried to get majorities shored up in both the house and senate. so, a group is coming into town tomorrow for a meeting off- campus at mount vernon, which is a good place for them to meet if they want to avoid reporters who tend to stop the halls and wait out the meetings to get any little snippets of news. host: from politico this week, how secret is there work? i mean, how much do we know about what they talk about, when they are meeting, and what they're doing? guest: i would say the problems the country and this congress face are known. you could easily look back over many reports and the public and private meetings to understand that most outside o
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